Portolano Cavallo

TMT Department

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What the team is known for Couples an outstanding media practice with extensive expertise in IT-related matters. The media team excels in a range of areas, including IP, regulatory, contentious and contractual issues. Additionally handles M&A transactions within the media sector. Data protection and IT contracts are covered by its IT team. Acts for a broad roster of major global media and technology companies, as well as important financial services providers.

Strengths Clients appreciate the department's understanding of the sector, highlighting its "very strong knowledge about data privacy and cybersecurity."

Other satisfied clients enthuse: "They are very responsive, fast and very proactive."

Notable practitioners

Clients are quick to point out Ernesto Apa 's "outstanding expertise, seriousness and independent judgement." He is adept at handling regulatory and contractual issues as well as IP matters and litigious mandates. He also offers support in M&A deals within the sector.

Francesco Portolano frequently assists media clients with IP issues, M&A deals and regulatory concerns. He is also active in litigation cases representing entertainment and film sector clients.

Laura Liguori is particularly proficient on privacy and internet-related issues, with notable experience on GDPR compliance projects. Sources highlight her "big expertise" in the sector.